396.5 – Newschool Ransomware

BleepingComputer publishes a series titled “This Week in Ransomware” each week as a news summary on this topic. In early September they covered multiple times schools being increasingly targeted by ransomware and we decided to cover it in the innards.

And finally, the feedback and a couple of suggestions.

Twitter. Discord. Telegram. Matrix. Reddit. Youtube.

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Housekeeping & Announcements


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  • Norbert, Tony H, and all others for our audio production
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  • Londoner for our time sync
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  • The Linux Mint development team for the fine distro we love to talk about.Thanks, Clem!

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